Too often we think of people in the Victorian era as being bored or even morose. These photos humanize an era by capturing those elusive smiling Victorian faces. They look like they're having the time of their lives!
Embroidered red-orange wool serge bathing suit with wool braid trim, by LY and J Nathan, English (Liverpool), Worn by Emily Tinne during her honeymoon in Ireland. Matches the orange cotton sateen bathing cap and embroidered linen espadrilles.
Antique european postcard with the portrait of a little girl in a bathing suit, holding a fishing net - 1910
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